The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 37 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.51% 8.81% 5.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 14.94% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 23
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
96 174 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 48.24% 58.98% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 80 155 152
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Java
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region.

Java Salary Trend in Croydon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) QlikView
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) R
3 2 (33.33%) Tableau
3 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
1 2 (33.33%) QlikView
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Yii
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) R
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) CA
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (16.67%) hybris